St. Joseph’s Rehabilitation Center, Inc.

Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab



Number of Beds: 58
Detox Available: No

Last Year’s Admissions:

Total Annual Admits: 337
Average Length of Stay 56.3 days
Percent of Women 21%
Percent under age 25 21%
Percent with College Education: 14%
Percent Covered by Public assistance 91%
Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: 57%

Admissions Procedures:

Night Admission Available: No
Weekend Admission available: No
Face to Face Interview or exam required before admission: No



Facility has separate program for:

  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Family
  • Relapse

Facility has group sessions for:

  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Grief & Loss
  • Men
  • Vocational Skills
  • Women



Self-pay Cost: $2800 per week
Medicaid coverage may be accepted: Yes
Medicare Coverage accepted: No
Insurance Coverage verified before admission: Yes
Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: No



Licensed by: New York OASAS
Type of License: Chemical Dependence Rehabilitation
Accredited by: CARF


Treatment Philosophy:

“The mission of St. Joseph’s is to provide healing and recovery for all persons who suffer from the disease of alcoholism and chemical dependency.”

Approach To Dual Diagnosis:

“When appropriate, chemical dependency and other diagnoses are treated concurrently.”

Family Program:

“St. Joseph’s residential Family Program focuses on assisting family members to care for themselves and promotes honest, open communication between the family and the client.”

Position On 12 Step Involvement:

“In addition to the 12 Step program, residents are educated in a variety of self-help options.”

Position on Confrontation:

“Confrontation, as a counseling tech- nique, is used to help the client examine their avoidance defenses.”

Additional Characteristics:

“Mission focused; individualized treatment and aftercare planning; pastoral care services.”

Contact Information:

Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 932-5985
General Information: (866) 932-5985
Address: 159 Glenwood Dr., POB 470
Saranac Lake, NY 12983-0470